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The Morning Call
A killer musical: Allentown's Civic Theatre presents 'Assassins'even using violence, to be noticed. The successful assassins are Booth; Charle
A killer musical: Allentown's Civic Theatre presents 'Assassins'
The Morning Call / Posted 12 hours ago
even using violence, to be noticed. The successful assassins are Booth; Charles Guiteau (Kirk Lawrence), who killed James Garfield; Zeon Czolgosz (Will Morris), who killed William McKinley, and Lee Harvey Oswald (Matt Meches), who killed... Read more
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The Columbian
The single best joke told by each of the presidentsa Republican banquet about how his ticket won Indiana: “If it were not for the
The single best joke told by each of the presidents
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
a Republican banquet about how his ticket won Indiana: “If it were not for the reporters, I would tell you the truth.” • James Garfield, on the presidency: “My God! What is there in this place that a man should ever want to get into it?” •... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The single best joke told by every president, from Obama to Washingtonabout how his ticket won Indiana • "My God! What is there in this place that a
The single best joke told by every president, from Obama to Washington
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
about how his ticket won Indiana • "My God! What is there in this place that a man should ever want to get into it?" - James Garfield, on the presidency • "Mr. Tilden will be arrested and shot." - Rutherford B. Hayes, when told that a... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
The single best joke told by every president, from Obama to Washingtona Republican banquet about how his ticket won Indiana "If it were not for the
The single best joke told by every president, from Obama to Washington
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
a Republican banquet about how his ticket won Indiana "If it were not for the reporters, I would tell you the truth." - James Garfield, on the presidency "My God! What is there in this place that a man should ever want to get into it?" -... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
University of Tampa student creates Storedby.com, cheaper way to store your stuffFormer U.S. President James Garfield once said, “Ideas control the world.” He
University of Tampa student creates Storedby.com, cheaper way to store your stuff
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 5 days ago
Former U.S. President James Garfield once said, “Ideas control the world.” He was onto something, because just think: Steve Jobs had this crazy idea to start Apple, Bill Gates figured Microsoft sounded like a safe bet, and Mark Zuckerberg kind of... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
University of Tampa student creates Storeby.com, cheaper way to store your stuffFormer U.S. President James Garfield once said, “Ideas control the world.” He
University of Tampa student creates Storeby.com, cheaper way to store your stuff
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 5 days ago
Former U.S. President James Garfield once said, “Ideas control the world.” He was onto something, because just think: Steve Jobs had this crazy idea to start Apple, Bill Gates figured Microsoft sounded like a safe bet, and Mark Zuckerberg kind of... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Miss Virginia 2014 preforms song in tribute to slain Virginia journalistsit weren't for the quick action of the other driver involved. Missing Logan Co
Miss Virginia 2014 preforms song in tribute to slain Virginia journalists
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 9 days ago
it weren't for the quick action of the other driver involved. Missing Logan Co. Man locatedMissing Logan Co. Man located James Garfield Ball, 36, from Cora, WV, was reported missing by his wife after a night of fishing in the Peach Creek area of... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Pop superstar Prince dies at his Minnesota homeit weren't for the quick action of the other driver involved. Missing Logan Co
Pop superstar Prince dies at his Minnesota home
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 9 days ago
it weren't for the quick action of the other driver involved. Missing Logan Co. Man locatedMissing Logan Co. Man located James Garfield Ball, 36, from Cora, WV, was reported missing by his wife after a night of fishing in the Peach Creek area of... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Man arrested after walking into church with a gun to be released from jailit weren't for the quick action of the other driver involved. Missing Logan Co
Man arrested after walking into church with a gun to be released from jail
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 9 days ago
it weren't for the quick action of the other driver involved. Missing Logan Co. Man locatedMissing Logan Co. Man located James Garfield Ball, 36, from Cora, WV, was reported missing by his wife after a night of fishing in the Peach Creek area of... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
5-old girl rescued from car fire in Raleigh Countyit weren't for the quick action of the other driver involved. Missing Logan Co
5-old girl rescued from car fire in Raleigh County
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 9 days ago
it weren't for the quick action of the other driver involved. Missing Logan Co. Man locatedMissing Logan Co. Man located James Garfield Ball, 36, from Cora, WV, was reported missing by his wife after a night of fishing in the Peach Creek area of... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Firefighters practice putting out fires at GVAin the coal industry. Logan County Deputies looking for missing manLogan Count
Firefighters practice putting out fires at GVA
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 10 days ago
in the coal industry. Logan County Deputies looking for missing manLogan County Deputies looking for missing man James Garfield Ball, 36, from Cora, WV, was reported missing by his wife after a night of fishing in the Peach Creek area of... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
March Gradness event raises thousands for area high schoolsin the coal industry. Logan County Deputies looking for missing manLogan Count
March Gradness event raises thousands for area high schools
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 10 days ago
in the coal industry. Logan County Deputies looking for missing manLogan County Deputies looking for missing man James Garfield Ball, 36, from Cora, WV, was reported missing by his wife after a night of fishing in the Peach Creek area of... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Logan County Deputies looking for missing managainst LGBT people. James Garfield Ball, 36, from Cora, WV, was reported mi
Logan County Deputies looking for missing man
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 10 days ago
against LGBT people. James Garfield Ball, 36, from Cora, WV, was reported missing by his wife after a night of fishing in the Peach Creek area of... Read more
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The Wesleyan Argus
A Dead Electorate: The Case for an American Monarchytrend toward lethargy in national elections is just as pronounced. In the 1880
A Dead Electorate: The Case for an American Monarchy
The Wesleyan Argus / Posted 12 days ago
trend toward lethargy in national elections is just as pronounced. In the 1880 presidential election between James Garfield and Winfield Hancock, voter turnout was nearly 80 percent, and the single biggest issue in that race was the... Read more
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examiner.com
Most politicians no longer wear beards or mustacheshistory books, that there were six U.S. presidents who wore beards. They includ
Most politicians no longer wear beards or mustaches
examiner.com / Posted 13 days ago
history books, that there were six U.S. presidents who wore beards. They include Presidents Abraham Lincoln, Ulysses Grant, James Garfield, Rutherford Hayes, and Benjamin Harrison. Harrison was the last president to wear a beard in office from... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Violence Against U.S. Politicians and Diplomats Fast Factsis shot and killed by John Wilkes Booth during a performance at Ford's Theatre
Violence Against U.S. Politicians and Diplomats Fast Facts
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 16 days ago
is shot and killed by John Wilkes Booth during a performance at Ford's Theatre in Washington, DC. July 2, 1881 - President James Garfield is shot by Charles Guiteau as he is about to board a train at the Baltimore & Potomac Railroad Station in... Read more
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CBS News
On this day: The murder of Abraham Lincolntried to kill President Andrew Jackson in 1835. President Abraham Lincoln was k
On this day: The murder of Abraham Lincoln
CBS News / Posted 16 days ago
tried to kill President Andrew Jackson in 1835. President Abraham Lincoln was killed by John Wilkes Booth. President James Garfield was mortally wounded by a disgruntled job seeker. President William McKinley was killed by Leon Czolgosz, an... Read more
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The Christian Post
5 Times the Presidential Candidate With Most Votes Didn't Win the Nominationat Chicago, Illinois. A view inside the Interstate Exposition Building (known a
5 Times the Presidential Candidate With Most Votes Didn't Win the Nomination
The Christian Post / Posted 24 days ago
at Chicago, Illinois. A view inside the Interstate Exposition Building (known as the "Glass Palace") during the convention; James Garfield (center, right) is on the podium, waiting to speak. With the Civil War and Reconstruction ended, the... Read more
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The Christian Post
Will This Year's Republican Convention Be Like 1880?at Chicago, Illinois. A view inside the Interstate Exposition Building (known a
Will This Year's Republican Convention Be Like 1880?
The Christian Post / Posted 25 days ago
at Chicago, Illinois. A view inside the Interstate Exposition Building (known as the "Glass Palace") during the convention; James Garfield (center, right) is on the podium, waiting to speak. In July of this year approximately 50,000 people will... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
A look at elections in Saskatchewanelection under Dunning, winning 50 of 63 seats. A year later, Dunning leaves to
A look at elections in Saskatchewan
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 26 days ago
election under Dunning, winning 50 of 63 seats. A year later, Dunning leaves to pursue a career in federal politics and James Garfield Gardiner becomes premier. 1929: Cracks begin to show in the Liberal party's armour. The Liberals win the most... Read more
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Dundas Star News
A look at elections in Saskatchewanelection under Dunning, winning 50 of 63 seats. A year later, Dunning leaves to
A look at elections in Saskatchewan
Dundas Star News / Posted 26 days ago
election under Dunning, winning 50 of 63 seats. A year later, Dunning leaves to pursue a career in federal politics and James Garfield Gardiner becomes premier. 1929: Cracks begin to show in the Liberal party's armour. The Liberals win the most... Read more
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Philly.com
Commentary: Brokered conventions almost always surpriseSecretary of the Treasury John Sherman, brother of Civil War hero William T. Sh
Commentary: Brokered conventions almost always surprise
Philly.com / Posted 27 days ago
Secretary of the Treasury John Sherman, brother of Civil War hero William T. Sherman. Other names, including that of Rep. James Garfield of Ohio, were offered but none got more than a scattering of votes - until the 36th ballot, when the... Read more
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examiner.com
Chester Arthur: absentee vice presidentJames Garfield needed to assuage New York boss Roscoe Conkling to ensure victor
Chester Arthur: absentee vice president
examiner.com / Posted 28 days ago
James Garfield needed to assuage New York boss Roscoe Conkling to ensure victory in the Empire State. He agreed to name Conkling's protegee Chester Arthur to the presidential ticket in return for the Senator's support. After the 1880 election... Read more

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